Head Coach North Texas
OSC Partnership Director
Bryce Merckling was the starting varsity quarterback at Plano West Senior High School for 2 years. He is the school’s all-time leader in career passing yards, passing touchdowns, rushing yards, rushing touchdowns, and total touchdowns. He was also a 3 year starter for the baseball team where he holds a wide range records including most career stolen bases and two no-hitters. Bryce played football for one year at Midwestern State then went on to play one season of baseball at University of Texas at Dallas.
OSQ - Head Receiver Coach
NFL All Pro WR
Jake Reed made his pro debut in the NFL in 1991 with the Minnesota Vikings. He played for the Minnesota Vikings and New Orleans Saints over his 12 yr career. Most people believe 1996 was Jake's best year, hauling in 72 receptions with 1320 receiving yards and 7 TDs.
OSQ Leadership Program - President
Head Coach - East Texas Region
South Texas Region
Almond finished with 7,342 passing yards, the second most in school history, behind Brett Favre's total of 7,695 in 1987-90. He set the school single-season record of total offense at 2,762 yards. Ending his career with 51 touchdown passes tying him for second most touchdowns in school history.
Director of Operations
O’Brien grew up in Taylor, Texas and graduated from Taylor High School in 2005. He then went on to Angelo State University where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice in 2011. He has been with Old School Quarterbacks since inception. O’Brien also works full-time as the Channel Manager at Advantix Solutions Group, where he helps manage and operate the channel program at Advantix.
Matt Milhauser is a native Texan from San Angelo, Texas. After spending the past four (4) years in Washington, D.C. working in the government relations sector, Matt relocated to Texas. Currently living in Plano,Matt serves as the Director of Business Development for Advantix Solutions Group and a Contributing Editor for Old School Quarterbacks.
Matt received his BBA in Management Information System (Magna Cum Laude) from Angelo State University (San Angelo, Texas) and his Masters in Strategic Legislative Affairs (Magna Cum Laude) from The George Washington University (Washington, D.C.). He is an active alumnus of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity and is also an inducted, lifetime member of the prestigious Alpha Lambda Delta and Alpha Chi National Honors Societies.
Tanner graduated from Crawford High School in 2006 where he competed in football, basketball, baseball, track and golf. He was All-State in football, basketball and track his senior year and was a quarterback and defensive back on the 2004 State Championship football team.
He went on to compete at Angelo State on a football scholarship and was a 4 year letterman as a defensive back.
Upon graduating from Angelo State with a Bachelors Degree in Kinesiology, Tanner joined the Cleveland Browns Strength and Conditioning program as a full-time Intern for the 2010 season.
Tanner has been working with Old School Quarterbacks since August of 2011.